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Contrary to popular belief, a research paper claims that video games improve the mental state, cognitive function and social skills of young children. This research involved 3,195 children from six European Union countries.

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 The common cold is one of the most widespread illness and is a leading cause of visits to the doctor and absenteeism from school and work. While many may see it as merely a harmless inconvenience, the significant repercussions it brings, especially among children cannot be denied. MIMS JPOG recently spoke to Associate Professor Datin Dr Asmiati Abd Hamid to gain her perspectives on the role of zinc and vitamin C in treating paediatric common cold to reduce morbidity and economic losses attributed to the condition.

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one year ago
Red reflex eye examinations are associated with increased conjunctival swab sampling but sustained bacterial conjunctivitis rate and growth percentage, a study on neonates shows.
Kavitha G. Shekar, one year ago
Brain and central nervous system (CNS) tumour is the third most common cause of cancer death in adolescents and young adults (AYA; 15 to 39 years), reports a US population-based study.
Kavitha G. Shekar, one year ago

Contrary to popular belief, a research paper claims that video games improve the mental state, cognitive function and social skills of young children. This research involved 3,195 children from six European Union countries.

one year ago
Hydroxycarbamide can be used as an alternative to regular blood transfusions in preserving transcranial doppler (TCD) flow velocities among children with sickle cell anaemia, as stated in the TWiTCH study.